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12 of the Craziest-Ass Dictators

12 of the Craziest-Ass Dictators

Calling a dictator crazy is like calling cat fuzzy. It's pretty much a given. Yet some dictators go above and beyond just genocide and repression, and travel so far into balls out madness that you have to give them some sort of credit. These 12 ruthless bastards not only ruled with an iron fist,...

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

The 50 Most Influential Jews of the Current Era

Influential people come in all shapes and sizes in all generations throughout history. Such people can be grouped together by shared affiliations and backgrounds, for whatever purposes people are drawn to make lists. This list offers some interesting biographical tidbits about 50 people of Jewish...

10 Most Evil Dictators on Earth

10 Most Evil Dictators on Earth

Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who possess it” - William Pitt the Elder, British Prime Minister from 1766 to 1778. Our nations’ leaders are supposed to be paragons of virtue and strength, ever striving to better the populace’s lot in life and aid their country’s economic,...

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Martin Luther King Speech - Beyond Vietnam

Martin Luther King Speech - Beyond Vietnam Martin Luther King Speech Beyond VietnamNew York, N.Y.4 April 1967 Mr. Chairman, ladies and gentlemen, I need not pause to say how very delighted I am to be here tonight, and how very delighted I am to see you expressing your concern about the issues...

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Top Business Schools

Here's our list of the top schools for undergraduate business majors looking to pursue a degree in business. These schools are ranked for 2009 according to the overall quality of education and prestige of the program. We found the best business schools to be the ones that best prepared their...

Boy Scouts of America Considering Ending the Gay Member/Leader Ban

Boy Scouts of America Considering Ending the Gay Member/Leader Ban

With the coals of a sex scandal still burning, the Boy Scouts of America have announced they are presently considering ending the gay member and gay leader ban. The possible change is in light of many requests from local chapters to reconsider the organizations long-standing policy against gay...

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Miss Haiti Gives Hope to Devastated Country

The first Miss Haiti in 22 years, Sarodj Bertin, is hopeful and happy to be able to help her country after the horrific earthquake that devastated the impoverished Caribbean nation last January.Bertin, a young lawyer who speaks four languages, lived in Puerto Principe until age 9, when her mother,...

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Ashley Biden Cocaine Video Tape Was a Setup

Those who have viewed the Ashley Biden cocaine video tape are contending that there is evidence that the whole event was an elaborate setup, with the goal of making a quick buck. According to RadarOnline, the supposed friend of Ashley Biden not only purchased the hidden video camera but also bought...

50 Best Thomas Jefferson Quotes

50 Best Thomas Jefferson Quotes

Thomas Jefferson was the third President of the United States and one of the most influential Founding Fathers of America. Jefferson was born to an affluent family in 1743 in Albemarle County, Virginia and was educated at local schools led by ministers and pastors as a child. At the age of nine,...

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Top Linguistics Schools Ranked

Linguistics is a social science which endeavors to find the commonality of languages. The study of linguistics doesn’t focus on the specifics of a language; the rules regarding proper usage such as grammar. Instead, linguistics is a cognitive science similar to psychology and philosophy. Each...